View Poll Results: I went to bed _____ I was tired.

Voters
2075. This poll is closed
Page 4 of 5 FirstFirst 1 2 3 4 5 LastLast
Results 31 to 40 of 47

Thread: So\Because

  1. #31
    Join Date
    Mar 2007
    Posts
    155
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: So\Because

    Becouse

  2. #32
    Atchan is offline Key Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Somali
      • Home Country:
      • Somalia
      • Current Location:
      • Saudi Arabia
    Join Date
    Apr 2010
    Posts
    2,993
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: So\Because

    It's because, for it gives a reason for going to bed.

  3. #33
    Aslkajack is offline Newbie
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    3
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: So\Because

    Now that everyone's certain it's because, I would venture to say that you would use "so" similar to the way that you would use "then". It shows that your actions or feelings were following by actions.

    It was cold outside, so I put on my sweater.

    I put on my sweater because it was cold outside.

    I went outside and then I put on my sweater.

    That's what it seems like, but I could be wrong as I didn't take it from a book or anything. :)

  4. #34
    Khushi1514 is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Urdu
      • Home Country:
      • Pakistan
      • Current Location:
      • United States
    Join Date
    Oct 2010
    Posts
    5
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: So\Because

    because is correct

  5. #35
    wangxiaohong's Avatar
    wangxiaohong is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Breton
      • Home Country:
      • North Korea
      • Current Location:
      • Azerbaijan
    Join Date
    Feb 2011
    Posts
    1
    Post Thanks / Like

    Smile Re: So\Because

    Quote Originally Posted by masterbg View Post
    yes it`s is because

  6. #36
    Angala is offline Junior Member
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • San Marino
      • Current Location:
      • Canada
    Join Date
    Sep 2010
    Posts
    37
    Post Thanks / Like

    Post Re: So\Because

    Poll Options I went to bed because I was tired.

    so
    because






    I think that it depends on the context :

    What was the reason for going to bed ?:"I was tired "
    ---->using " Because " is obligatory in this case .

    On the other hands ,

    What was the result after feeling tired ?:"I went to bed "

    ---->using "So"is obligatory in this case:
    I was tired,so i went to bed .


    Greetings.
    Last edited by Angala; 28-Feb-2011 at 22:31.

  7. #37
    namleung is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • English
      • Home Country:
      • Vietnam
      • Current Location:
      • Vietnam
    Join Date
    Mar 2011
    Posts
    6
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: So\Because

    because

  8. #38
    chicanh is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Vietnamese
      • Home Country:
      • Vietnam
      • Current Location:
      • Vietnam
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    3
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: So\Because

    Quote Originally Posted by virgemary View Post
    Its definitely BECAUSE. It implies that is the reason why you went to bed. If you use SO, it implies the reason you were tired was because you went to bed, which doesnt makes sense.
    According to you, i say : "I learned hardly, so I was tired", It's Ok.

    Thank for advance.
    Last edited by chicanh; 05-Apr-2011 at 13:50.

  9. #39
    gilemette's Avatar
    gilemette is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • British English
      • Home Country:
      • Pakistan
      • Current Location:
      • Pakistan
    Join Date
    Apr 2011
    Posts
    5
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: So\Because

    it Because

  10. #40
    qnguyen1392 is offline Newbie
    • Member Info
      • Member Type:
      • Student or Learner
      • Native Language:
      • Corsican
      • Home Country:
      • Bhutan
      • Current Location:
      • Bosnia Herzegovina
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    5
    Post Thanks / Like

    Re: So\Because

    because

Page 4 of 5 FirstFirst 1 2 3 4 5 LastLast

Similar Threads

  1. So\Because
    By Tdol in forum Beginner
    Replies: 34
    Last Post: 23-Mar-2011, 11:37

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •